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Screams at the Beach
, Georgetown, Every Friday and Saturday in October. Screams at The Beach has made it their mission to find more ways to terrorize more victims. In addition to our award winning Haunted Houses - Trails - Hayrides - Mazes + Zombie paintball - This year we went all out and added new attractions and Escape Rooms for 2+ hours of terror...
Slaughter House Farm
, Laurel, Various dates, October 6 - 31 Once a year a local farm in Laurel Delaware transforms into what some call a brutally morbid nightmare the likes of which has not been seen or recorded in history. Rumor has it that TJ Scott bought the farm after a long stay at a local mental hospital. The farm is located just off route 13 in Laurel, close enough to lure passing visitors off the busy highway and onto the farm property. What happens to those visitors after coming onto the farm has never been discovered...
Spooky Lighthouse Tours: Shipwrecks, Shoals & Souls: Friday, October 13 5:30pm – 7:30pm, Saturday, October 14 5:30pm – 7:30pm, Sunday, October 15 Family Friendly Trip (No ale a little less scary) 5:30pm – 7:30pm $35.00 Adults $20.00 Children (Sunday Only) Departs from the Lewes Ferry Terminal Finger Pier.,43 Henlopen ave Lewes. Limited seating! Built in 1885 and witness over the centuries, East End Lighthouse holds many otherworldly tales. Living history characters garbed in period dress from the Lewes Historical Society will be your guides through time. Hear accounts of shipwrecks off of Lewes’s coast as told by their captains’, passengers, and survivors. Get a taste for fall with Ale provided by Dogfish Head Brewery & Hot cider & Ginger Snaps provided by CWT.
Sinister Circus, Lefty's Alley & Eats, Lewes, Weekends through October 28 Sinister Circus is a thrilling fusion of haunted house scares (complete with relentless evil clowns) and intense laser tag. Gamers experience a 15-minute heart-pounding and nerve-racking experience for those who dare to play. This circus is a scream!
Milton Zombie Fest
, October 19 - 21 Join the picturesque town of Milton DE as we try to survive a weekend of haunting entertainment of epic proportions! “Zombie Fest” plunges the quaint historic town of Milton into an epicenter of the undead. A monstrosity of entertainment awaits people of all ages as we bring in mentalists, horror movies, live music and a host of other activities for a full weekend that is sure to stir the undead out of their graves!
Boo-Que by the Sea
, Delaware Seashore State Park, October 20 - 21Boo-Que is the only barbecue event in southern Delaware sanctioned by the Kansas City Barbecue Society. Please join us for a professional barbecue competition, live music, and Halloween-themed activities for the whole family!
Mr. Moribund's Theatre of Terror
, Riverfront Theatre, Milford, October 27 - 28 He will be showing Creature from the Black Lagoon in 3D! (yep! We all get those cheesy glasses, too!) He is so popular we had to give him two nights! Come in costume - we have prizes for best, most original and cutest!
Sea Witch Halloween Festival & Fiddlers Festival,
Rehoboth Beach, October 27 - 29 Features broom tossing contests, sea witch hunt, costumed pet contest, haunted houses, fiddler's convention, hay rides, scarecrow making, costume parade and contest, Maryland rough riders horse show, kid's treasure hunt, 5K foot race, surfing and skimboarding contest, trick or treating and so much more.
Children's Fantasy Trail
, October 27 - 29 Wear your Halloween constume and trick or treat for candy and toys with your favorite storybook characters along our trail lined with jack-o-lanterns. Entertainment under the tent each evening may include singing, juggling, magic and more.